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2 hrs ago | Washington Policy Center

Is Occupational Licensing is the New Poster Child for Regulatory Reform?

Yesterday Congressman Sam Graves , who chairs the Committee on Small Business in the U.S. House of Representatives, sent a letter to the Small Business Administration's Office of Advocacy asking the agency to study the "rise of occupational licensing across states and the economic effects of licensing on entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs."

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Washington, Washington Government

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Business Journal

License? Who needs a stinking license? These days, more and more entrepreneurs

The House Small Business Committee is concerned that entrenched businesses are using occupational licensing requirements to make it harder for startups to challenge them.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

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Congressman Sam Graves holds Town Hall meeting in Kirksville

The Congressman was on the campus of Truman State University to hold a town hall meeting with community members.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kirksville, MO, Truman State University, Prison, Representative Tom Graves

Sun Aug 17, 2014

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Congressman Graves to hold Town Hall meetings

U.S. Congressman Sam Graves will be holding a series of town hall meetings next week, August 18 through August 21, in Bethany, Maysville, Unionville, Kirksville, Canton, Hannibal, and Monroe City.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Heavy Duty Trucking

Bills Would Adjust Truck Weight Limit for Natural Gas

The House and Senate have bills that would raise federal truck weight limits to accommodate the heavier fuel systems of natural gas vehicles.

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Related Topix: US Politics, James Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Joe Donnelly, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Truckers

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Miami Herald

St. Joseph pastor wins primary in 6th District

A St. Joseph pastor has defeated two Democratic challengers to advance to the November general election in Missouri's 6th Congressional District.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Missouri

Chattanoogan.com

Pachyderm Club Members Vote To Refer To Board Dismissal Of Curtis Adams, Perry Perkins From Club

The Pachyderm Club has voted to refer to its board the dismissal of Curtis Adams and Perry Perkins from the club for supporting Democratic candidates in the upcoming election.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Graves, Hamilton County, TN, Chattanooga, TN

The Wichita Eagle

5 congressional incumbents face primary challenges

The challengers include a pair of former Republicans seeking to knock off a Democratic incumbent, and a husband-and-wife team who are seeking the same seat but in opposing party primaries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lacy Clay, Representative Vicky Hartzler, Representative Ann Wagner, Representative Billy Long, Democrat, Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Daily Kos

My Missouri Primary Primer: 2014 Edition

The Missouri primaries will be held on Tuesday, August 6th. I live right across the river on the Illinois side near St. Louis and have family members and relatives who live in the Show-Me State; therefore, the Missouri elections do have importance for me.

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Related Topix: Jo Ann Emerson, US Politics, Representative Vicky Hartzler, Roy Blunt, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Billy Long, Senator Roy Blunt

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Govt meets goal for small business contracts

Small companies received 23.39 percent of federal contracts in the fiscal year that ended Sept.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Roll Call

NTSB 'Concerned' About Proposal to End Medical Certification for Pilots

The acting head of the National Transportation Safety Board voiced doubts in House testimony Thursday about a proposed bill that would end the Federal Aviation Administration's medical certification requirement for many general aviation pilots.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Politics, Representative Todd Rokita, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Gerald Connolly, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

Graves Tipped To Run Crucial House Panel

A source tells The Daily Beast that Rep. Sam Graves will be the next chair of the Highways and Transit Subcommittee.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Bill Shuster

Examiner.com

WIPP holds successful small business convention opening in Washington today

Women Impacting Public Policy coordinated a capacity level event today as women gathered from around the nation to discuss the current situation for women in small business .

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US News, US Politics, Representative Richard Hanna, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat

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